2014 : Costa Rica Summer Travel, Private Art Grant
2013 : Making Art Safely, Don Messec – Direct to Plate Photogravure Workshop, Santa Fe, NM
2010 : Mary Hark Large scale Papermaking and Indigo Dye, Arrowmont College of Art, Gatlinburg, TN
2009 : Split Rock Art Program Paper Lithography, Polaroid Transfer, Book Art-Rosae Reeder, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis and St. Paul
2008 : Italian History and Art, Kinkaid Student Interim Trip to Italy : 3 weeks
2007 : Jane Ingram Allen Papermaking with Plants, Sierra Nevada College, Incline Village, NV
2006 : Screen Printing on Fabric Workshop Claire Verstegen, Arrowmont College Art and Craft, Gatlinburg, TN
2006 : Abruzzi Mountain Workshop Summer Art Grant, Anversa, Italy
2005 : Summer Art Immersion Travel Grant, Invited Workshop, Spoleto, Italy : 1 week residency
2003 : Advanced Monoprint Workshop, Arrowmont College of Art and Craft, Gatlinburg, TN
2003 : Spanish History and Art, Kinkaid Student Interim Trip to Spain : 3 weeks
1995-98 : Special Committee on Art Education in the Community,
Advisor & Lesson Planner for exhibitions for The Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, TX,
1998-96 : Artist Book Works, Board of Directors, Houston, TX
1996 : Harlem Renaissance Seminar Grant, Visual Art Consultant,
Texas Southern University and the High School for Performing and Visual Arts, Houston, TX